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Race Result Limerick Sat, 27th Dec, 2008

Going - Soft. Fine

Jackpot Not Won.Pool €1,972.00 carried forward to Limerick on Sun, 28th Dec. Placepot Dividend - €219.60. Tote Aggregate - €137412.00.

Roches Feeds H´cap H´dle (Rated 77-90) of €9000.00 3-y-o plus

2m.  Hcap Hurdle 1st - €6219.00, 2nd - €1530.00, 3rd - €720.00, 4th - €450.00 16 Ran
An extended handicap hurdle for three yrs old and upwards rated 77-90
Penalties - Winner of a hurdle race after calculation of the handicap to carry 6lb extra for each hurdle race won.
 

1st Satwa King (FR) 10-7 (S Braddish)
(4:30.9 20.24 secs slower on today's going ) Rated 78
Muhtathir (GB) - Tolga (USA)(Irish River (FR))
Breeder - Mme Maria Rodrigues Merdes

SP 20/1

S Braddish

L McNiff(7)

Tote Win €43.70

Place €8.40

loading past form
mid-division, moderate 8th after 3 out, closed before straight, challenged under pressure and disputed lead from before 2 out, led and stayed on best run-in
2nd2L Carnbridge (IRE) 11-5 (James M Barcoe)
(4:31.4) Rated 86
Giant's Causeway (USA) - Mayenne (USA)(Nureyev (USA))
Breeder - Kilcarn Stud

SP 16/1

R Donohoe

D G Hogan(3)

Place €5.80

loading past form
soon chased leaders, 4th after 3 out, close up and wide into straight, soon disputed lead, headed and kept on same pace run-in
3rd8L Moving On (IRE) 11-9 (J I Madden)
(4:33.2) (Cheekpiece) Rated 90
Shahrastani (USA) - Crazy Lady(Bulldozer)
Breeder - Jim Madden

SP 12/1

Mrs Marian Flavin

Mr R P McNamara(3)

Place €3.20

loading past form
mid-division, hampered 5 out, moderate 7th before straight, went moderate 3rd and kept on same pace under pressure from before 2 out
4th11L Keel Castle Maine (IRE) 10-12 (Patrick Joseph Hayes)
(4:35.8) Rated 81
Blue Ocean (USA) - Nice Mover (IRE)(Lashkari)
Breeder - Michael O'Connor

SP 9/1

Patrick Joseph Hayes

E C McCarthy(5)

Place €1.60

loading past form
towards rear, headway into moderate 5th after 3 out, no impression under pressure and kept on same pace straight
5th2.5L Soleil Levant (IRE) 11-3 (Richard Barron)
(4:36.4) Rated 88
Docksider (USA) - Samirana (IRE)(Doyoun)

SP 5/1

Henry De Bromhead

Mr P Power(7)

loading past form
mid-division, moderate 7th after 3 out, moderate 6th before straight, soon no impression under pressure, kept on same pace
6th7L Cabot Square (IRE) 10-11 (Miles Apart Syndicate)
(4:38.0) (Blinkers) Rated 80
Dushyantor (USA) - Avida Dancer(Ballymore)

SP 11/1

Shane Kieran Ryder

S E Ryder(5)

loading past form
tracked leaders, closer in 2nd after 3 out, no extra under pressure straight
7th8L Hopeful Choice (IRE) 10-10 (Mrs W M Fitzpatrick)
(4:39.9) (Cheekpiece) Rated 81
Barathea (IRE) - Persian Fantasia (GB)(Alzao (USA))

SP 20/1

John J Walsh

D E Splaine(7)

loading past form
tracked leaders, dropped to moderate 6th after 3 out, soon no impression
8th4L Lock Mor Lad (IRE) 11-4 (John Paul Flynn)
(4:40.8) (Cheekpiece) Rated 85
Turtle Island (IRE) - Garryduff Breeze (IRE)(Strong Gale)
Breeder - Jim Dempsey

SP 3/1fav

P J Rothwell

S W Jackson(3)

loading past form
led, headed before straight, soon no extra under pressure
9th3L Miss Clair (IRE) 10-10 (Mrs M Mangan)
(4:41.4) (Blinkers) Rated 81
Supreme Leader - Shunnagh Two (IRE)(Phardante (FR))

SP 12/1

James Joseph Mangan

Mr P F Mangan(7)

loading past form
mid-division, poor 10th after 3 out, soon no impression
10thnk Fennor Rose (IRE) 11-3 (Clandillon Syndicate)
(4:41.5) Rated 88
Kotashaan (FR) - Matter Of Course (IRE)(Glacial Storm (USA))
Breeder - Mrs Sarah C Sands

SP 10/1

Adrian Maguire

C O'Farrell(7)

loading past form
towards rear for most, no impression from 3 out
p.u. Takeyourpoint (IRE) 11-8 (Offtheground Syndicate)
(Blinkers) Rated 86
Needle Gun (IRE) - Ripple (IRE)(Bob Back (USA))

SP 20/1

John Joseph Hanlon

J L Cullen

loading past form
prominent, weakened after 3 out, soon eased, pulled up before 2 out
u.r. Winners Toast (IRE) 11-4 (Mrs P Doyle)
Rated 82
Danehill Dancer (IRE) - Greenvera (USA)(Riverman (USA))
Breeder - King Bloodstock

SP 14/1

Eoin Doyle

B M Cash

loading past form
tracked leaders, still close up when bad mistake and unseated rider 3 out
fell Salaasa (USA) 10-10 (Bellflower Racing Limited)
(Blinkers) Rated 81
Swain (IRE) - Jawla (GB)(Wolfhound (USA))

SP 14/1

E McNamara

J P Holly(7)

loading past form
mid-division, chasing leaders when fell 5 out
p.u. Arctic Mick (IRE) 10-9 (Michael Joseph Doyle)
(Tongue Strap) Rated 80
Arctic Lord - Lana Tee (IRE)(Kemal (FR))
Breeder - Mrs Marie Stanley

SP 25/1

F Kavanagh

K H Clarke(7)

loading past form
always towards rear, pulled up before 2 out
b.d. Humbel Baird (IRE) 11-0 (Toms Top Ten Syndicate)
Rated 78
Humbel (USA) - Zoe Baird (GB)(Aragon)
Breeder - Austin Leahy

SP 25/1

Augustine Leahy

K Whelan

loading past form
mid-division, brought down 5 out
p.u. Letterlee Star (IRE) 11-0 (Michael J McDonagh)
Rated 78
Old Vic - Letterlee (IRE)(Roselier (FR))
Breeder - James Meagher

SP 25/1

Michael J McDonagh

T G M Ryan

loading past form
always towards rear, pulled up after 3 out
Off 2.15
Time 4m. 30.90 secs, which is 20.24 secs slower than the course average
Tote Exacta €698.30.

Non runners Champion Gold (stone bruise), Barna Bay , Yeoman (FR), Bobby's Fancy , Quest Flyer
2007 Splurge 5 10-3 Ms K Walsh (3) 13/2 (John J Coleman)
2006 Lazuli Moon 5 10-0 W J Lee 20/1 (P J Rothwell)
2005 Ossetian Prince 6 11-3 R P McNally 4/1Fav (Miss Mary Louise Hallahan)
2004 Albertini 7 10-12 Mr J T Carroll (7) 25/1 (Malachy J Ryan)
2003 Golden Domer 8 10-11 W Slattery 12/1 (Stanley Ryan)